Optimal Unemployment Insurance for Older Workers

This paper shows that optimal unemployment insurance contracts are age-dependent. Older workers have only a few years left on the labor market prior to retirement. This short horizon implies a more digressive replacement ratio. However, there is a sufficiently short distance to retirement for which...

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Main Author: Hairault, Jean-Olivier
Langot, François
Ménard, Sébastien
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Format: Publication
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.03.2009
Data of publication: 2009-03-01
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Database: OpenAIRE (Open Access)
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